Everett – Mental Health education needs to be a priority in communities of color here in Snohomish County! Here in Everett! We need to stop allowing schools to label our youth for the sake of getting grant money but not nurturing them and providing them with the assistance they need to thrive in an educational setting. … Continue reading Call to Action: Be Vulnerable! Learn, Grow and Stand United with Our Youth.
With societal culture being what it is toward sex offenders, one would have thought that a woman like a Candidate Susan Paine would have been mindful of putting her fragility online in an effort to excuse her obvious flubbing of her campaign speech. Her reason she publicly notes is of all things, another candidate. According … Continue reading Opinion: Fragile Women Do Not Belong in Politics and Candidate Susan Paine Shows Us Why.
Everett- “With all of the matters that come before our city government, I am fully committed to bringing transparency and ease of access to our public processes and decision-making.” ~Susan Paine, per the Edmonds Beacon. However, Susan Paine has not been forthcoming to the public. She has been co-operating with the 21st LD in their efforts … Continue reading Opinion: When running for Office transparency is key. Susan Paine what are you hiding?
Everett - The City of Everett claims to have dedicated resources to "address youth, gang and firearm violence" and that they provide "youth-focused engagement programs, including school resource officers...". The creation of programs like PIVOT and PAY sounds excellent on the surface, and I give them kudos for acting like they care and gaining the support … Continue reading Opinion: It’s Not about Reform or Engagement! The City of Everetts’ Youth, Gun Violence and Gang Reduction Initiative is Deceptive and Harming Our Community.
May 19, 2019 Nominate Your Neighbors for the 2019 Monte Cristo Awards Nominations are now open! EVERETT, Wash.— Nominations are now open for the 2019 Monte Cristo Awards. Each year, the Monte Cristo Awards recognize neighbors who make Everett special by taking pride in their property. Everett residents may nominate neighbors and businesses in four qualifying … Continue reading Nominate Your Neighbors for the 2019 Monte Cristo Awards
When the announcement came out that Madison Elementary School was having its first Parent Institute community concerns came up. "This meeting reeks of not working with the parents but assuming the parents aren't doing their part", stated a Facebook User. A blessing fell over the attendees as caring words were spoken, words that were true … Continue reading Keynote speaker Dr. Joyce Stewarts sends a message to parents “take care of yourselves”.
Join the Snohomish County Black Heritage Committee this weekend at Forest Park in Everett, WA. 10 A.M. - 7 P.M. FEATURED BAND BroHamM will be blessing us with their presence this year. Followed by performances by I Roots, Frenchess Berry, Phyllis Talley and other local talent. This year there will be the 1st Annual Nubian … Continue reading 26th Annual Nubian Jam
The Nubian Jam, a celebration of our African-American culture, started back in 1992. Here it is 26 years later, going strong and this year the focusing on a wonderful group of inspirators in Snohomish County. Event Chair, DanVonique Reed, brought “Roots, Stems, and Roses” to the attention of the History Committee. However, the inspiration to … Continue reading Living Legends to be honored at the Nubian Jam
Everett - Everett citizens, Willie Jay Russell and Christine Harper, have filed a lawsuit in the amount of $1.5 million dollars and injunctive relief against Deputy Sheriff Zoellin, Deputy Sheriff Berg, Deputy Sheriff Sgt. Dill and Deputy Sheriff Keith Rogers, who are all law enforcement officers with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office. These officers are … Continue reading Lawsuit filed against Snohomish County Sheriffs Department
The City of Everett is hosting 4 meetings to propose their Districting plan in the future. According to the council, this could take years since they do not even have districting plans drawn up. Council Member Paul Roberts got the majority of council to not put on the ballot the initiative of Everett Districts Now … Continue reading Everett Districting Program Meetings